Craft Beer Weekend returns Saturday to Palm Springs Ace Hotel

The Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs is hosting its sixth annual Craft Beer Weekend on Saturday and Sunday (September 9 and 10).

The weekend features a trio of events for the beer connoisseur:

  • Craft Beer Festival: Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. Enjoy unlimited samples of beer and snacks, and take home your tasting stein. Tickets are $35 (plus a $2.92 service fee if purchased online).
  • VIP Brewer Hangout: 10 p.m. Saturday. For the true aficionado, enjoy a bottle share with the brewers. Tickets are $100 (plus a $6.49 fee if purchased online), but it includes admission to the Craft Beer Festival and the Beer Brunch. Only a handful of VIP tickets are left.
  • Beer Brunch: 11 a.m. Sunday. Enjoy six courses paired with Ballast Point beers. Tickets are $40 (plus a $3.19 service fee if purchased online).

Participating breweries include: 2 Town Cider, Absolution, Ace Cider, Alesmith Brewing, Allagash Brewery, Anchor Brewing, Avery Brewing, Babe’s Brewhouse, Ballast Point, Boulevard Brewing, Claremont Craft Ales, Coachella Valley Brewing Co., Coronado Brewing, Escape Craft Brewery, Figueroa Mountain Brewery, Firestone Walker Brewery, Founders, Hangar 24 Brewing, Kern River, King Harbor, Lagunitas Brewing, La Quinta Brewing, Lost Abbey, Mason Aleworks, Mikkeller Brewing, Modern Times, Mother Earth Brew, New Belgium Brewery, Oskar Blues Brewery, Pacifico Brewing, Pentagonal Brewing, Pizza Port, Port Brewing, Refuge Brewery, Saint Archer Brewery, Stone Brewing and Wandering Aengus Ciderworks.

Click here to purchase tickets. (Note that online ticket sales for the VIP full weekend pass and the festival end today (September 8) and the VIP tickets are very limited.)

For more information, click here.

The Ace Hotel & Swim Club is at 701 E. Palm Canyon Drive.